Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - San Miguel Chimalapa, 40 km northeast of Union Hidalgo, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-27 02:12:57 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 115 km depth
27 Feb 14:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 27 Feb 2021 08:12:57 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-27 02:12:57 (Hora de México)
Depth: 115.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.68°N / 94.52°W (San Miguel Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (157 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (8 mi) ENE of La Compuerta (pop: 28) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SE of Santa Maria Chimalapa (pop: 2,540) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) NNE of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) N of San Francisco Ixhuatan (pop: 5,410) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ENE of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NW of San Pedro Tapanatepec (pop: 7,440) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
575 km (357 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||115 km||40 Km Al NORESTE De UNION HIDALGO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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